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Tuesdays with Gertie: Fitting the Muslin II (or Setting Sleeves a Hundred Different Ways)

This year I’m sewing along with Gertie from Gertie’s New Blog for Better Sewing. A bunch of other talented seamsters and I have joined up through the Craftsy online community to make her Starlet Suit. Here’s a reflection on my efforts to sew well. My goal of having a perfectly fitted Starlet Suit jacket muslin… Continue reading Tuesdays with Gertie: Fitting the Muslin II (or Setting Sleeves a Hundred Different Ways)

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Straight-Legged Jeans: The Betty

Bam! That's right. I just started you off with a picture of my bum. Which is covered in Bs. And, those Bs make these my "Betty" jeans. My straight-legged Betty jeans. Why Bs? Just because. I put As on the pockets of my first jeans, so I figured I'd put Bs on these. I also… Continue reading Straight-Legged Jeans: The Betty